Pre-Conference: March 12-13, 2020 | Main Conference: March 14-16, 2020 | InterContinental San Francisco

Networking Opportunities

Join other ISSTD conference attendees for these fun opportunities to network during the 2020 Annual Conference:

New Attendee Orientation
Join us on Friday, March 13, 2020 in the Society Lounge for a First Time Attendee Orientation. Join us for a conversation with ISSTD luminaries, meet other attendees, and learn more about ISSTD!

Create & Connect
Kick off the 2020 Conference with a fun night with friends new and old. Join the Creative Arts Therapy SIG to paint silk hoops and enjoy a drink with fellow attendees!

Student and Emerging Professional Lunch
Calling all students and emerging professionals! The Student and Emerging Professional Committee invites you to learn more about new opportunities to become involved in ISSTD and network with distinguished ISSTD members. ISSTD Luminaries will share their experiences in the industry and answer your questions. Lunch will be provided, RSVP required.

Membership Presentation
Head to the Society Lounge on Saturday during the afternoon break to learn more about ISSTD Membership and hear from members about their experiences.

President’s Reception
Enjoy networking with your fellow conference participants at the President’s Reception (one drink ticket included in all registrations).

Final Poster Judging Hour
Check out the poster submissions while the judges make their final assessments. Get to know your fellow attendees and discuss the posters with their presenters.

Annual Awards Dinner
Join us for dinner on Saturday as we recognize our 2020 Annual Award Winners! Ticket included with multi-day registrations, RSVP required.

Member Engagement Meetup
Head to the Society Lounge during the morning break on Sunday to meet up with committee and SIG chairs and fellow members and learn how to get more involved with ISSTD!

Special Interest Group Meetings
Connect with fellow members of the ISSTD Special Interest Groups (SIGs).

Saturday, March 14
Child and Adolescent SIG
Vicarious Trauma SIG

Sunday, March 15
Psychogenic Non-Epileptic Seizures SIG
Transitional Aged Youth SIG

Sunday, March 15
12:30-1:30pm (this allows for attendees to grab food during the first half hour of lunch before the meeting)
Creative Arts Therapy SIG